Tomb Raider fans, get ready for your next adventure, there’s a new title coming your way.
Amazon Studios opens a virtual production mega stage for its projects.
The idea of virtual presence in a mission-critical design review or development process sounds like science fiction. It was. It was until Helsinki-based Varjo brought cloud streaming to its Reality Cloud platform and moved the company toward its vision of real-life collaboration into the metaverse. “Being able to achieve the same quality experience through Varjo Reality Cloud with less powerful … Read more
Back when appointment TV ruled the world, it was fun to follow the gala unveilings of the networks and studios
People are settling into new entertainment habits
Streaming services and theatrical releases increasingly present opportunities for great video content creators around the globe.
Content driven, platform second, culture is everything
As the headlines and some investors' money slowly fades, and the echoes of share price surge from the GameStop revolt bubble continue to reverberate, the PC gaming market is worth about $35 billion and growing at about 5%, while the mobile gaming market has lower ASPs, but orders of magnitude more players and is projected to grow 20% and reach $120 billion by the … Read more
Diversity makes visual stories better, people and organizations stronger
(Source: “The Terminal”, Dreamworks) “You don't qualify for asylum, refugee status, temporary protective status, humanitarian parole, non-immigration work travel visa, you at this time are simply “unacceptable.”—Frank Dixon, “The Terminal,” Dreamworks, 2004 In a lot of ways, our country’s—and actually every country’s—handling of the diversity issue is a lot like the way cities/towns here in Silicon Valley (and your area) … Read more
Streaming Paved the Way for More Effective Ads, Ad Reception
Source: “Mad Men,” Lionsgate “It wasn't a lie, it was ineptitude with insufficient cover.” – Don Draper, “Mad Men,” Lionsgate, 2007-2015 At a boat christening party not long ago our proud new owner/client friend—complete in blue blazer and white pants was stepping from the boat to the dock when the wake of a passing boat made his boat shift…a lot. … Read more